| Mar 24, 2015
| 8:16 AM
Disney Cruise Line announced their summer 2016 itineraries today with the highlight being a return to Norway and its first ever British Isles cruise.
The Disney Magic will return to Europe splitting its time in the north to visit places like Denmark,...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 7:21 PM
A hush descended on the crowd as the oak coffin inched into view.
The narrow streets in Leicester’s city center, typically bustling with shoppers on a Sunday afternoon, were packed but virtually motionless as a scene from Britain’s heraldic...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 8:45 PM
Furniture maker Michael Ibsen is used to clients asking for custom-made pieces such as specially designed bookshelves or doors or cupboards.
But the call to construct a coffin for his royal ancestor, who was immortalized by William Shakespeare, is by...
| Mar 22, 2015
| 8:16 PM
A British priest with a reputation for supporting Christians in the Middle East has been named the new dean of St. James Episcopal Cathedral in Chicago.
The Rev. Dominic Barrington, 52, a priest with a background in arts management who has led...
| Feb 22, 2015
| 5:01 PM
A video purported to be by Somalia's al-Qaida-linked rebel group al-Shabab urged Muslims to attack shopping malls in the U.S., Canada, Britain and other Western countries.
U.S. authorities said there was "no credible" evidence suggesting a U.S. mall...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 9:27 PM
The British-educated Muslim man now believed to be the notorious Islamic State killer “Jihadi John” reportedly took anger management classes as a student.
A teacher at Mohammed Emwazi’s high school told the BBC he used to get into...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 10:42 PM
In the United States, it seems obvious that police officers carry guns and are allowed to use them.
In other places, however, this would be considered a provocation and a violation of law.
In Britain, Ireland, Norway, Iceland and New Zealand, officers...
| Mar 4, 2015
| 11:26 AM
The essential Elton
Name: Sir Elton Hercules John, CBE (Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire); legally changed from Reginald Kenneth Dwight to Elton John in 1967; knighted by Britain's Queen Elizabeth II in 1998
| Feb 21, 2015
| 10:00 AM
Harvey Weinstein's Oscar campaign playbook has been much imitated over the years — and with "The Imitation Game," he is pulling it out once again. The story of brilliant British mathematician Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch), who played a key role...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 9:59 AM
A Turkish television station says it has obtained video showing three missing British teenagers at an Istanbul bus terminal before they boarded a bus to a city near Turkey's border with Syria.
A Haber news, which has close ties to the government,...
| Mar 9, 2015
| 10:22 AM
Helen Mirren is once again playing her signature role of Queen Elizabeth II, this time in the Broadway transfer of Peter Morgan's "The Audience," which was first seen in London in 2013. The play, which imagines the British monarch's ritual meetings with...